Baltimore's beloved Baba Charlie Dugger: Mentor, educator, radio host, leader, community, family, culture. Brother Charlie is an inspiration to all who meet him!
IN MEMORY OF THE FLINT, GROOMS AND WOODLAND FAMILIES
Do Something Different. Actually Get In The Water This Summer. Join us for …
Our 20th Annual HARAMBEE (All Pull together) SPLASH PARTY
Saturday, July 14, 2012 :: 7 to 11 pm
Druid Hill Park Swimming Pool
Beautiful Druid Hill Park Swimming Pool (near Safety City, the basketball and tennis courts),
It’s A Family Affair!
About My Father’s Business
The Bleu Lights
The Harambee Quartet (Drummer William Goffigan, Guitarist Clayton McClendon, Pianist Dennis Fisher, and Saxophonist Jackie Blake
The Park Vibe
*An African Marketplace
**Continuous Swimming (with games for the youth)
“No one can do everything, but everyone can do something.” – Gil Scot-Heron
Conceive (See)! Believe (Plan)! Achieve (Do)! Party with a Purpose (Nia)!
$5 Youth (Under 16 yrs.)
Come, Swim, Relax, and Enjoy
Splash Party tickets available at:
Everyone’s Place, 1356 W. North Avenue
Dimensions in Music, 233 Park Avenue
*Our annual fundraising event to benefit Camp Harambee/The People
**Marcus Garvey Day – Saturday, August 18, 2012 at Harlem Park.
***FMI, call 410.385.1801.
NEWS UPDATE: Greater Baltimore Community Meetings :: June 4th (Woodlawn) and June 13th (Sandtown)
* Tuesday, June 4, 2013
7 to 9 pm
Woodlawn Community Center
2120 Gwynn Oak Avenue
Gwynn Oak, MD 21207
* Thursday, June 13, 2013 Read in Full >>
7 to 9 pm
Sharon Baptist Church
1373 North Stricker Street
Baltimore, MD 21217
The Glover Report: It's Election Time!
Whether it's Detroit, Chicago, Atlanta - wherever, black people have to come to better understand a Delegate from a state Senator and a state Senator from a US Senator. We have to understand what the local Council does, what the state assembly does, and what is done in Congress. We also have to understand the legislation they write and who it impacts. Classic example: prisons. Somebody is voting for more and more prisons. My issue is that too many people who look just like me keep filling these cells. Currently, America has the Gold! It incarcerates 25% of the world's inmates, 40% who are black and male ... like me.
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HARLEM: Children's Book Fair :: Sat., August 3rd
Seeking volunteers to assist with sorting and distributing books on Sat., 8/3 between 8am and 5pm. If you're available to help, please inbox your email address. Thanks!
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CHICAGO: Black Star Project: Commencement Remarks By First Lady Michelle Obama for Bowie State University
But most of all, to the Bowie State University class of 2013, congratulations. (Applause.) Oh, congratulations. You don't know how proud we all are of you. Just look at you. We're so proud of how hard you worked, all those long hours in the classroom, in the library. Oh, yeah. Amen. (Laughter.) All those jobs you worked to help pay your tuition. Many of you are the first in your families to get a college degree. (Applause.) Some of you are balancing school with raising families of your own. (Applause.) So I know this journey hasn't been easy. I know you've had plenty of moments of doubt and frustration and just plain exhaustion. Read in Full >>